Review of the State of World Aquaculture Table 3.2.3. Major cultivated molluscs and producing countries in Europe in 1995

Table 3.2.3. Major cultivated molluscs and producing countries in Europe in 1995

Species/Country

Total production
(mt)

Mussels

383,129

Blue mussel

  •  Spain 35.2%
  •  Netherlands 30.3%
  •  France 18.8%
    Mediterranean mussel
  •  Italy 78.3%
  • 261,773




    121,356

    Oysters

    159,622

    Cupped oyster

  •  France 96.72%
  • 134,785

    Clams/cockles

    82,025

    Clams/carpet shells

  •  Italy 80.2%
  • 75,005

    Total molluscs

    626,213